Electromagnetic Productions (EMP) brings us the first-ever NFTCannes Summit at the Cannes International Film Festival. This inaugural event will take place on May 23rd at the iconic Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc. The purpose of this event is to connect leading minds from both the traditional and Web3 space, creating meaningful bridges to the metaverse.
What’s happening at the NFTCannes Summit
The NFTCannes Summit is essentially an invitation-only event featuring various curated conversations and panels. They will be delving into the dynamic, growing intersections between existing media companies and Web3 technologies. Given the significance of the subject matter, this event is set to become an annual event moving forward.
This year, the NFTCannes summit will cover many of the current topics circling the space right now. Firstly, it addresses the NFT applications in the entertainment industry and its community-building opportunities. Attendees will gain insight on how NFTs can transform the way premium film & TV content can be financed, produced and distributed. Aside from the producers, the audience and creatives will also benefit from the revolution.
In addition, there will be several live events and experiences for the audience, which will be insightful for those that are new to the space. Through the events, the participants can see the metaverse as the integration of digital and physical lives.
Who is EMP
In essence, EMP is a premium film and television production studio. Their approach, however, is creating a series of limited-edition NFTs that offer fans membership to the studio. The Los Angeles-based company now has a team of award-winning creators, executives, producers and artists. They have a collective experience of over 100 films in major studios, networks, and streamers. This includes Disney, Fox, MGM, Sony, NBC, Apple TV+, Bravo and also CNBC.